Be the hero of any potluck by making and bringing along one of these delicious potluck desserts for a crowd. Just don’t count on any leftovers!
There is something so awesome about taking a dessert to a potluck that is the hit of the day, isn’t there? I’ve rounded up over 20 all-time favorite potluck desserts that are perfect for taking along to barbecues, church functions, parties and more. There are so many delicious ideas in this list. One warning, though: taking any of these delicious desserts for a crowd along almost guarantees you won’t come home with any leftovers!
20+ Best Potluck Desserts for a Crowd
This crusty, delicious cobbler is the ultimate barbecue dessert!
This pineapple sheet cake comes together with just a few minutes of active prep time, and it is a terrific take-along dessert!
My daughter calls these little gems “Squares of Heaven,” and when you take a bite, you’ll know why!
Cool, creamy, chocolatey. Need I say more?
Tres leches cake is a perfect potluck dessert, and especially when paired with fresh berries.
Treats that are served in individual portions like these mini bundt cakes are an ideal potluck dessert idea, and they look pretty, too!
Be the hero of any pool party by taking along this yummy ice cream cake.
Layers of deliciousness make this a perfect dessert to make for a crowd!
Filled with fresh peaches and cream cheese filling, this cake looks are wonderful as it tastes.
Strawberries are the star of this pretty potluck dessert.
This yummy treat is like rocky road ice cream in cookie form!
Lemon desserts are always a crowd pleaser at any potluck, and this lemon lasagna looks absolutely beautiful!
Need I say more?
Trifles make such a pretty presentation on a food table, and this recipe is one of my go-to’s for taking along!
Canned crescent rolls are the unexpected hero of this yummy dessert.
Nutella and cheesecake? Sign me up!
Sometimes the simplest recipes are the best. Pair this buttermilk pound cake with fresh berries, and you’re all set!
Cool and creamy, these coconut bars will be a hit at any potluck.
This clever recipe allows you to mix to the batter for the cake right in the baking dish, making cleanup a snap!
A childhood ice cream treat in cake form!
Strawberries and lemon make for a knockout combo in these yummy bars.
Lemon and cream cheese. Yum!
Having grown up in a home brimming with sewing notions and paintbrushes, Amy has a deep love for all things creative. On any given day, you’ll find her knee-deep in her latest creative endeavor, with projects ranging from sewing and crafts to home decor and kid-friendly ideas. Amy believes that everyone, regardless of skill level or experience, possesses the ability to create something beautiful, and Positively Splendid was born of her passion for helping others harness their innate creative potential.